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Mar 03, 2019
Political parties use drug menace in Punjab as perennial election fodder, but none have any solution to offerPunjab has been plagued by a drug menace for years, with political parties bringing up the problem at every election rally but with no solutions.
Oct 04, 2018
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh calls for national policy to curb 'drug menace' after Navjot Sidhu's remarks on legalising opiumCongress leader and Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday created a new controversy by calling for the legalisation of opium in the state.
Oct 01, 2018
Navjot Singh Sidhu supports demand for legalising opium in Punjab; Amarinder Singh hopes drug matter will be resolvedAmarinder Singh reacted to Navjot Singh Sidhu's remark and hoped that this matter would be resolved once and for all.
Sep 19, 2018
Myanmar-based drug peddlers plotting to Kill Biplab Kumar Deb, says Tripura BJP MLA Ratan ChakrabortyChakraborty raised concerns to reporters that Asia's top drug kingpin had organised a meeting at Myanmar capital and decided to eliminate Biplab Kumar Deb.
Sep 01, 2018
DRI seizes 1.8 kg of heroin worth Rs 9 crore in Jammu, arrests two; sleuths acted on a tip-offThe Directorate of Revenue Intelligence has seized the vehicle in which the two were transporting the heroin worth Rs 9 crore along the Jammu-Srinagar highway.
Aug 28, 2018
PMO asks home ministry, NCB to map sources of iIllicit drugs to end menace before addiction becomes endemicSources told Firstpost that Prime Minister Narendra Modi insisted that entire country should be mapped for the availability of illicit drugs and main centres of activity should be identified so that specific strategies could be put in place to address this serious issues.
Jul 18, 2018
'Udta Punjab' needs a decisive war on drugs; governments, parties need to stop using crisis as a poll plankIt is suspected that the menace of drugs in Punjab spread in the state because of support from local leaders and officials.
Jun 27, 2018
Meghalaya emerging as heroin distribution hub, says police; growing drug use also leading to rise in crime rate"With Shillong, Meghalaya as the transit point, many players, some with militant background or affiliations, are involved in the drug trafficking business to fund their anti-social activities," East Khasi Hills Superintendent of Police Davis Marak said.
Jun 01, 2018
Pakistani national running drug trafficking network pleads guilty to conspiring to import heroin into USA Pakistani national, leading a drug trafficking organisation based in Afghanistan and Pakistan, has pleaded guilty to conspiring to import heroin into US.
Feb 03, 2018
Donald Trump threatens to end foreign aid to countries that won't prevent illegal drugs from reaching USUS president Donald Trump has threatened to end foreign aid to countries who do not prevent illegal drugs from reaching the US.